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Waterside Productions Announces New Book "Numbskull in the Theatre of Inquiry" by William R. Torbert
Torbert recounts for us how he gradually learned, from the experiences of his own leadership efforts, a theory of learning from experience and a developmental theory of leadership. He also learned a theory of organizational transformation, culminating in "liberating disciplines"
CDAI interweaves first-, second-, and third-person research and practice, as Numbskull illustrates by surrounding Bill's first-person memoir with an introduction, a postscript, and endnotes in the second-person voices of his action inquiry colleagues, as well as appendixes in the third-person voice describing the ontological, epistemological, ethical/political, and methodological foundations of CDAI. Numbskull challenges students, leaders, and academics to ask what knowledge and practice is timely at each particular moment. "Torbert's pioneering work is foundational for transforming social science. Highly recommended!"
"Provocative, engaging, and timely …a roadmap we can compare to our own lives and organizational experiences,"
Get your copy today: https://www.amazon.com/
Page Updated Last on: Mar 16, 2021